Category: St Patrick’s Day

  • St Patrick’s Day Word List

    St Patrick’s Day Word List

    If you made an A-Z list of St Patrick’s Day related words as suggested in the previous post, St. Patrick’s Day Fun Page, the words in the following list can be added to your list, if you haven’t already thought of the ones provided below, to do the activities suggested. Discovery Educations has a free […]

  • St. Patrick’s Day Fun Page

    St. Patrick’s Day Fun Page

    How many words can you make from the words: St Patrick’s Day Note: Add some fun twists and turns to your game with the info in this post. Challenge: How many St Patrick’s Day related things can you think of? Make an A to Z list of them. Word Scramble Fun St Patrick’s Day Activities […]

  • St. Patrick’s Day Activities

    St. Patrick’s Day Activities

    Funschooling Resources to help you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all week long! Ireland – Resources for Ireland include: Links to Geographical, historical, and cultural information. Videos have been included as well. St Patrick’s Day Activities – St. Patrick’s Day Activities includes: Crafts, Lesson Plans and videos. Irish & Celtic Folktales: Fairies – Sites about Irish & Celtic Folktales, with a focus […]

  • Shamrocks

    Shamrocks

    Cultural & Botanical Information   Irish Culture and Customs: Emblems of Ireland: The Shamrock – Learn how the shamrock became an emblem of Ireland.  Fine Gardening: The History of the Shamrock: Full of symbolism, this plant has mystical roots – ArticleSFGate: Botany Difference Between Clover and Shamrock Plants – Read about the difference between the two. Wikipedia: […]

  • St Patrick’s Day Activities

    St Patrick’s Day Activities

    The following sites will take you off FranW.com, unless noted. Crafts   Enchanted Learning: St. Patrick’s Day – Activities and crafts for children to make and do.   DLTK: St Patrick’s Day – Crafts and Activities for all ages. Check out the other St. Patrick’s Day links area located on the bottom of the page.   First School: St. […]

  • Ireland

    Ireland

    Getting to know Ireland   Wikipedia: Ireland History, including prehistoric Ireland, politics, economy, geography, flora and fauna, demographics, and culture. Information about the Government of Ireland can be found on this site as well.   Choose Ireland Places to visit and tips & advice – includes prices.   Planet Ware – 17 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Ireland Includes […]

  • Cabbage

    Cabbage

    Did you know…. Wild cabbage dates back to 600 BC and was used as both a food and a medicine! Activities: Red cabbage chemistry and Homemade coleslaw Activity #1 Red Cabbage Chemistry Red cabbage juice can be used to find out if a chemical is an acid or a base. To make a red cabbage […]